Collaborative doctoral partnerships in 2017-18

The Thames Consortium consists of:

Three CDPs will be available in partnership with the Thames Consortium starting in 2017-18, subject to confirmation by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Through its CDPs, the Thames Consortium aims to:

  • deliver excellent research that benefits students and the academic community and supports the strategic objectives of the organisations in the Consortium
  • encourage inter- and cross-disciplinary research in the arts and humanities and promote integrated access to collections
  • share expertise and communicate research outputs, linking research to public engagement
  • support partnership working, both within the Consortium itself and between the heritage and academic sectors
  • help students develop experience and skills that will benefit their future careers

Read more about the CDP scheme.